CANADA STOCKS-TSX dips as financials retreat, wildfire disrupts oil producers

Tue May 17, 2016 9:45am EDT
 
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TORONTO May 17 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell on Tuesday as financials retreated, while higher oil helped energy stocks edge higher even as oil producers were hit with fresh wildfire-related disruptions.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 7.39 points, or 0.05 percent, at 13,886.10, shortly after the open. Seven of the index's 10 main groups were lower. (Reporting by Fergal Smith; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)